Addiction and Harm Reduction

    PEER-REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS


    1. Flanigan TP, Beckwith CG. (2011). “The Intertwined Epidemics of HIV Infection, Incarceration, and Substance Abuse: A Call to Action.” J Infect Dis 203(9):1201-3. Abstract
    2. Johnson JE, Friedmann PD, Green TC, Harrington M, Taxman F. (2011). “Gender and treatment response in substance-use treatment mandated parolees.” Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment 40(3):313-321. Abstract
    3. Clarke JG, Anderson BA, Stein MD. (2011). “Hazardously-Drinking Women Leaving Jail: Time to First Drink.” Journal of Correctional Health Care 17(1):61-68. Abstract 
    4. Yokell M, Green TC, Bowman S, McKenzie M, Rich JD. (in press). “Opioid Overdose Prevention and Naloxone Distribution in Rhode Island.” Medicine & Health Rhode Island.
    5. Clarke JG, Phipps M, Tong I, Rose J, Gold M. (2010) “Timing of Conception for Pregnant Women Returning to Jail.” J Correct Health Care 16(2):133-8. Abstract
    6. Stein MD, Caviness CM, Anderson BA, Hebert M, Clarke JG. (2010). “A Brief Alcohol Intervention for Hazardously-Drinking Incarcerated Women.” Addiction 105(3):466-75. Abstract
    7. Nijhawan A, Salloway R, Nunn A, Poshkus M, Clarke JG. (2010) “Preventive Health Care for Underserved Women: Results of a Prison Survey.” Womens Health (Larchmt) 19(1):17-22. Abstract
    8. Nunn A, Cornwall A, Fu J, Bazerman L, Loewenthal H, Beckwith C. (2010). “Linking HIV-positive jail inmates to treatment, care, and social services after release: Results from a qualitative assessment of the COMPASS program.” Journal of Urban Health 87:954-968. Abstract
    9. Green TC, Bluthenthal RN, Singer M, Beletsky L, Grau LE, Marshall P, Heimer R. (2010) “Prevalence and predictors of transitions to and away from syringe exchange use over time in 3 US cities with varying syringe dispensing policies.” Drug and Alcohol Dependence 111(1-2):74-81. Abstract
    10. Nunn A, Zaller N, Dickman S, Nijhawan A, Rich JD. (2010). “Improving access to opiate addiction treatment for prisoners.” Addiction 105:1312-3. Abstract
    11. Beckwith C, Poshkus M, Rich J, Flanigan T, Aucoin N, Bandieri AM, Threats P, Chowdhury S, Loberti P, Minuto L, MacGowan R, Margolis A, Courtenay-Quirk C, Chow W. (2010) “Routine Jail-Based HIV Testing, Rhode Island, 2000-2007.” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report 2010 59(24):742-745. Abstract
    12. Tolou-Shams M, Feldstein S, Tarantino N, Brown LK (2010). “The association between crack cocaine use and HIV risk among adolescents in psychiatric treatment.” Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse 19:122-134. Abstract
    13. Beckwith CG, Liu T, Bazerman LB, DeLong AK, Desjardins SF, Poshkus M, Flanigan TP. (2010) “HIV Risk Behavior Pre- and Post-HIV Testing in Jail; a Pilot Study.” JAIDS 53(4):485-90. Abstract
    14. McKenzie M, Nunn A, Zaller N, Rich JD. (2009) “Overcoming Obstacles to Implementation of Methadone for Prisoners: Implications for Policy and Practice.” Journal of Opioid Management. 5(4):219-27. Abstract
    15. Nunn A, Zaller N, Dickman S, Trimbur C, Nijhawan A, and Rich JD. (2009). “Methadone and Buprenorphine Prescribing and Referral Practices in US Prisons: Results from a Nationwide Survey.” Drug and Alcohol Dependence 102:1-2. Abstract
    16. Mitty JA, Bazerman LB, Selwyn K, Beckwith CG, Zaller ND, Rich JD. (2008) “Decrease in the proportion of injection drug use-related HIV/AIDS in Massachusetts, New York, Connecticut, and Rhode Island.” AIDS Reader 18:596-600. Abstract
    17. Zaller N, Holmes L, Dyl A, Mitty JA, Beckwith CG, Flanigan TP, Rich JD. (2008) “Linkage to treatment and supportive services among HIV positive ex-offenders in Project Bridge.” Journal of Healthcare for the Poor and Underserved 19:522-531. Abstract
    18. Green TC, Grau LE, Heimer R. (2008). “Distinguishing signs of opioid overdose and indication for naloxone: An evaluation of six overdose training and naloxone distribution programs in the United States.” Addiction 103(6):979-989. Abstract
    19. Tolou-Shams M, Brown LK, Gordon G, Fernandez I. & SHIELD study group (2007). “Arrest history as an indicator of adolescent/young adult substance use and HIV risk.”  Drug and Alcohol Dependence 88:87-90. Abstract